Beth A. VanNess


Beth A. VanNess, 56, Goshen, died at 1:53 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at Elkhart General Hospital.
She was born Jan. 3, 1962, in Goshen, to Robert VanNess and Louise V. (Stidams) Wakley.
Surviving are a son, Shane (Charlene) VanNess, Mishawaka; daughter, Jessica VanNess, Goshen; six grandchildren, Camron, Xavier, Ezekial, Lucian, Elisa, Karma; sister, Roberta S. VanNess (Jeff Markin), Goshen; brothers, Warren D. (Lori) VanNess, Millersburg, Michael (Tina) Wakley, Brookville, Florida, Tony (Heather) Wakley, Fishers, and Wayne (Karen) VanNess, Tennessee.
Preceding her in death are her parents.
Beth worked as a registered nurse at Goshen Hospital. She loved her dog, Calyspo, and enjoyed gardening and history.
Visitation will be 1-4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, with a service following at 4 p.m., all at Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret Funeral Home, 311 S. Main St., Goshen. Pastor Matt Schoettle will officiate.
Memorial donations may be directed to Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret Funeral Home to help cover funeral costs.
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Published on September 11, 2018
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